The military of Ukraine revealed on Saturday that it had successfully sunk another Russian warship in the Black Sea close to Snake Island after striking it with a drone.
The US Intelligence shared with Ukraine has helped it sink Russia’s cruiser Moskva, US officials reported to NBC News, confirming a role of America is perhaps the most unprecedented as well as an embarrassing blow to Putin’s invasion of Ukraine.
Russia has sent amphibious assault vessels to Berdyansk, a Ukrainian port city it has seized control of. Berdyansk is situated near Mariupol that is until now in Ukraine’s control.
Turkey has requested Russia to avoid sending its naval vessels through the Bosphorus and Dardanelles strait. Following such a request, Russia withdrew its initial request.
Ukraine has requested Turkey to close down the Bosphorus and Dardanelles for Russia’s vessels, Kyiv’s ambassador to Ankara reportedly said, as Russia had introduced air and ground assaults on its neighbouring nation.
ICS representing 80% of the worlds merchant fleet, has warned of supply chain disruption should the free movement of Ukrainian and Russian seafarers be impeded.
A British warship ran into a hunter-killer submarine from Russia with the vessel’s sonar equipment as it went patrolling in the North Atlantic. The information was shared by the UK Ministry of Defense.
Pirates aiming to seize a Panama-flagged cargo vessel sailing in the Gulf of Guinea had all plans ruined as a helicopter with Russian marines came to the ship’s rescue, as a Northern Fleet destroyer was on patrol nearby.
A navy officer in Russia has been investigated for a maritime crime where he conspired to steal propellers of his own ship, reports Russian media.
Royal Navy patrol ship HMS Tyne has shadowed a Russian vessel through the English Channel on Christmas Day.